Fact: Veteran British journalist Michael Buerk, whose groundbreaking report on the 1984 famine in Ethiopia inspired Bob Geldof to launch Band Aid, became the third star to be voted off jungle-based U.K. survival show I'm a celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! on Wednesday (03Dec14).
Fact: Irish model/singer Nadia Forde was voted off British survival show I'm a celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! on Tuesday (02Dec14). Stars including ex-Playboy girl Kendra Wilkinson, rapper Tinchy Stryder, and four-time World Superbike Champion Carl Fogarty are competing in this year's (14) series.
Fact: The Iron Lady actress Olivia Colman watched re-runs of reality Tv show I'm a celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! featuring Margaret Thatcher's daughter Carol in preparation to play her in the acclaimed movie.
Quote: "I might do I'm a celebrity. I like the show." JLS star Marvin Humes is considering an appearance on U.K. reality Tv show I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! after the band parts ways at the end of the year (13).
Fact: Former Pussycat Dolls star Ashley Roberts has been installed as favourite to win the 2012 series of British reality Tv show I'm a celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!. The U.S. singer, who is spending three weeks camping in an Australian jungle for the survival programme, is now 2/1 to lift the crown this weekend (01-02Dec12), according to British bookmakers William Hill.
Fact: Veteran British actor Colin Baker has become the fourth star to be ejected from this year's (12) series of U.K. reality Tv show I'm a celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! after losing a head-to-head challenge with former darts champion Eric Bristow.
Quote: "They say, 'Would you do I'm a celebrity?'. No. One, I wouldn't want to be in a place with half of those people and why would you want to put a spider in your mouth?" Ricky Gervais has no plans to star in jungle reality show I'M A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!.
Fact: British pop icon Sinitta is the latest star to enter U.K. reality TV show I'm a celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!. She joins famous faces including actress Stefanie Powers and MCFly rocker Dougie Poynter in the Australian jungle camp.
Fact: Motorhead star MIKKEY DEE has finished third in the Swedish version of reality TV show I'm a celebrity... GET ME OUT OF HERE! The drummer was forced to sit out most of the band's current North American tour in order to take part in the show, Kandisdjungeln.
Quote: "They think this is a game show. It isn't. It's arduous. It's fighting hunger. Since I haven't eaten in 32 years, it won't affect me." Former supermodel Janice Dickinson compares her stint on U.S. reality show I'm a celebrity... GET ME OUT OF HERE to her modelling days.
Fact: British actor Joe Swash beat Star Trek legend George Takei and former tennis ace Martina Navratilova to land the king of the jungle title on U.K. reality TV show I'm a celebrity, GET ME OUT OF HERE on Friday night (05Dec08).
Fact: Former supermodel Janice Dickinson finished in second place on British reality show I'm a celebrity... GET ME OUT OF HERE! on Friday night (30Nov07), after losing out to U.K. theatre actor Christopher Biggins. The TV contest saw DICkinson endure various 'Bushtucker Trial' tasks, including being covered in cockroaches, mealworms and eels, and she was also bitten by a rat on her hand while sleeping in the Australian jungle.
Fact: Mc Hammer has signed up to star in the new series of U.K. reality TV show I'm a celebrity... GET ME OUT OF HERE! The U CAN'T TOUCH THIS hitmaker will join a host of TV and music personalities in the Australian jungle for three weeks, where they will be forced to survive on basic rations. The new series will air in the U.K. on Monday (12Nov07).
Fact: Former pop star JEFFREY DANIEL is set to appear on British reality show I'm a celebrity... GET ME OUT OF HERE. The I CAN MAKE YOU FEEL GOOD singer, 50, has reportedly signed up for next month's (Nov07) TV contest, which sees a group of famous faces left in the Australian jungle to fend for themselves.
Quote: "They saw that I'm not some freak with tattooed-on eyebrows and who gets my face changed every few months. I haven't had any plastic surgery since the 1980s." David Gest on showing his true self during a stint on British reality TV show I'm a celebrity... GET ME OUT OF HERE!.
Quote: "I became Minister of Poo in the jungle. I didn't mind being in charge of cleaning out the poo every day. But I don't do dishes." David Gest on his duties in the Australian outback on British reality TV show I'm a celebrity... GET ME OUT OF HERE!
Fact: David Gest triumphed at his first gruesome challenge on reality TV show I'm a celebrity... GET ME OUT OF HERE, revelling as he was showered with spiders, shellfish and baby alligators. The estranged husband of Liza Minnelli even greeted the creepy crawlies as "old friends" as they were poured over him while he sat in a tank of water.
Fact: Liza Minnelli's estranged husband David Gest refused to bungee-jump into the Australian bush, to kickstart his appearance on British TV reality show I'm a celebrity... GET ME OUT OF HERE. While other contestants leaped from a helicopter, Gest insisted on canoeing to the location.